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Sculptor:
Smith, Tony 1912-1980  Search this
Fabricator:
Industrial Welding Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: steel coated with primer over paint; Foundation: gravel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States General Services Administration Washington District of Columbia
Located United States Department of Labor 200 Constitution Avenue, Francis Perkins Building Washington District of Columbia
Date:
Cast 1975. 1976
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, District of Columbia survey, 1994.
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985.
General Services Administration, 1984.
Image on file.
"Art in Architecture Program," G.S.A., U.S. General Services Administration, Washington, D.C., 1979.
(On aluminum plate on lower west corner:) TONY SMITH/1974 1/1 unsigned
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Sculpture is constructed of 1/4 inch steel plates fashioned into nine geometric rhumbohedral units, bolted and welded together. Work is sky blue in color.
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75002783
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_5134